Top Ace Projects


I’m happy to announce that have signed on to be an Ace Hardware ambassador for another year! I honestly feel like some of my biggest and best projects have been sponsored by Ace so today I thought it would be fun to take a look back at my some of my favorites. How to Build an Outdoor […]

Junk Drawer Organization

junk drawer organization

I normally call this area our butler’s pantry since it’s right next to our breakfast room and holds a bunch of our dishes. But since I really don’t have many entertaining supplies, the desk and cabinet area below is basically a breeding ground for junk drawers. In my kitchen alone I have plenty of drawers and […]

Steak Bruschetta Appetizer

easy steak bruschetta recipe

About 2 weeks ago I went to a fancy work dinner at a local restaurant. It was one of those places I can’t afford on a normal everyday budget so of course the food was simply amazing. One of the appetizers was this delicious steak bruschetta. Seriously, everyone was talking about it at work the next day. So […]

Spindle Mattress: 2 Months In

spindle latex mattress

OK, this is a long winded post. And I’m apologizing ahead of time for it. But I really had a lot to say on the subject and wanted you guys to get my real, 100% honest opinion. And with the master bedroom reveal this week, I thought a quick talk on our mattress was quite […]

Master Bedroom Shopping List

master bedroom pottery barn duvet

I hope you guys enjoyed my master bedroom reveal yesterday! Today I thought I would share my shopping list for some of the key pieces around the room. Let’s get to it! Paint: Functional Gray by Sherwin Williams Ainsley Paisley Duvet Cover: Pottery Barn $104 on sale Ainsley Paisley King-Sized Shams: $71 for two on sale […]

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

universal studios pic

Well you probably wish I would have been finishing my parents’ family room or my master bedroom over this past weekend, but instead we took a little trip to the Wizardly World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in Orlando. And it was a BLAST! I sure am tired today, but it’s totally worth it. […]

How to Use Whimsical Wallpaper

tips for using whimsical wallpaper

I love wallpaper. There’s just something about a bright, bold, or fun pattern that really sets the tone of a room. Whether you use it in small spaces like a bathroom or laundry room, or a big space like a bedroom accent wall or dining room, wallpaper can really wow. So here’s 15 gorgeous whimsical wallpaper designs […]